ISA Arts EYFS and Primary

We at the ISA recognise the importance of supporting the arts at all stages of learning within our schools. Over the past year we have been expanding our offerings to include competitions geared at the youngest pupils of our ISA Members’ schools. Welcome to our page dedicated to EYFS and primary schools’ pupils!

Christmas Banner Competition 2021

Pupils were invited to design the official ISA email signature banner for Christmas 2021.

This competition is now closed to entries

Easter Egg Competition 2022

Pupils are invited to design an egg to celebrate Easter.

Opening dates for entries:  Tuesday 1 March 2022
Deadline to enter:  Tuesday 22 March 2022

ISA Easter Egg Competition 2022 – Rules and Guidelines

This event is not yet open for entries

Handwriting Competition 2022

This competition celebrates the visual art of handwriting. In an age that encourages the early adoption of keyboard skills, we wish to champion, nurture, and celebrate writing by hand with pupils at ISA Members’ schools.

Opening dates for entries:  Wednesday 16 March 2022
Deadline to enter:  Thursday 2 June 2022


ISA Handwriting Competition 2022 – Rules and Guidelines

Line Guide for Year 1

Line Guide for Year 2

Line Guide for Years 3 and 4

Line Guide for Years 5 and 6

This event is not yet open for entries

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Please note that other arts competitions are also open to EYFS and Primary and can be found in the Arts drop down menu above.

If you have any queries about our competitions, please contact us at

Only schools whose Head is a member of the ISA are eligible to enter these competitions. Please contact our membership department if you wish to make an enquiry about joining the ISA.